Abstract submission

It is now possible to submit an abstract!

submit an abstract

IMARS invites submission of abstracts for research communications for the IMARS-15 Congress which will take place from 16-19 September 2024, in Maastricht, the Netherlands.

Abstracts must be submitted online via the abstract submission module. The extended deadline for receipt of the abstracts is 23.59 Central European Summer Time 1 June 2024. 

Before submitting, please check carefully that your abstract complies with format guidelines as no further changes are allowed after submission. Non compliance with format requirements will lead to automatic rejection.

Format Guidelines
Abstract should be submitted within one of the following sections: 

  • Analytics and chemistry
  • Food chemistry and nutrition
  • Plant and other life sciences
  • Health and disease
  • Other

Abstracts should include: 
ABSTRACT (Max. number of characters is 3200, including title and author block).

Title: Clear title including study design.

Authors: Given name(s), initials and family name(s).

Affiliations: Institution(s) of origin.

Introduction: Background, research question and aims.

Materials and methods: Study design, techniques, participants, intervention, and outcome.

Results: General results/characteristics, for the primary outcome results of each group effect size and precision.

Discussion and conclusion: General interpretation of the results and a concise conclusion based on the research question and aims.

Accepted oral and poster abstracts need to be presented in person in Maastricht.